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August 29, 2014 Hotel Deals No Comments Email Email

The group Paradise Hotels & Spa, owner of 3 resorts in Tuscany, launches an innovative package that allows savvy travelers to experience in a week the must see authentic gems of the Region. 

For Euro 525 per person you can build up your itinerary in total freedom by choosing among the three resorts of the group: Castello di Leonina Relais**** in the surroundings of Siena,  Cortona Resort & Spa and Grand Hotel Terme in Chianciano Terme. Included in the package accommodation for 6 nights, in a double room on a bed and breakfast basis and a visit with wine tasting of the  renowned Avignonesi winery in the surroundings of Cortona.

Castello di Leonina Relais****, situated in the heart of Siena Clays, is a 13° century fortress,  once the home of the Chigi family it was used as a summer residence by Cardinal Fabio Chigi who later became Pope Alexander VII, and today, after the 2003 renovation, has come back to life. The structure comprehends 21 rooms (Standard, Deluxe, Senior, Junior Suite and Suite), furnished and provided with every comfort, the restaurant “The balcony of Leonina” that offers the local tradition  best plates, a meeting room suited for small conferences and a Wellness Center where, in addiction to sauna and Turkish bath, it is possible to take advantage of numerous treatments. It is the ideal place for amusing work and leisure sojourns, and it represents a splendid frame in which  to celebrate all the important events. The Castle is located between Siena and Asciano, in the territory of Siena Clays, a beautiful area, included by UNESCO  in the World Heritage sites list. The name “Clays” derives indeed from the clay that confers the peculiar grey-light blue colour to the landscape and an appearance described as lunar. Moreover, here are located medieval  villages and villas, castles, churches and monasteries, museums and archaeological sites; here are possible naturalistic excursions on foot, by bike and by horse. You can easily reach the city of Siena, medieval centre of outmost importance,         as it is evident from the urban setting, well-known for its enormous historical and artistic  heritage, which historic centre is under the UNESCO protection,  and famous all over the world for its Palio. Further Information: 

Cortona Resort & Spa****, in locality Campaccio, in the proximity of Cortona, it is a  seventeenth century villa in a 30.000 sq meters park. It offers 26 rooms located in three different villas (Villa Aurea, il Villino, and la Limonaia), a modern wellness centre  and Aqua Spa Gold that offers several treatments in the picturesque scenery of a natural cave and the restaurant “The Court” with thematic tasting, typical products and refined  menus. The municipality of  Cortona  is an Etruscan splendid jewel, one of the most important medieval and renaissance centers of Tuscany, that can boast of squares, rare beauty palaces, churches with precious frescos and the Medicean fortress; and it is at the centre of an area that hosts a large part of the world artistic heritage. In the proximity there are the Farneta Abbey and the Franciscan Eremy of Celle; moreover the town of Cortona is strategically located for trips to Lago Trasimeno , Monte Amiata, Val di Chiana,  the medieval hamlets   and the towns of Arezzo, Gubbio,  Montepulciano, Pienza, Siena, and Florence.  Further Information:

Grand Hotel Terme**** is located in Chianciano Terme, rises up on a hill that overlooks the fertile Val di Chiana and the splendid Val d’Orcia. Val d’Orcia is an important natural, artistic and cultural  park and  thanks to the excellent conservation of its landscape, source of inspiration for several renaissance artists,  it was inserted by  UNESCO in the list of World Heritage  sites. Grand Hotel Terme comprehends 50 rooms equipped with every comfort, an outside  pool with solarium, the pine forest for relaxing walks, the Spa and the restaurant “Belle Vue”. Chianciano, in the province of Siena, is a thermal centre, very rich of mineral waters with curative action, offers all the climate and touristy advantages that derive from its favorable position at 550 meters on the sea level; preserves a great amount of green, in the thermal parks and in villas and hotels public gardens. Chianciano is a splendid jewel of the  Etruscan art, remarkable is the  Civic Archaeological Museum where it is possible to admire a prince grave, precious vases, Hellenistic potteries, cinerary statues in stone, and urns in alabaster founded near the necropolis. In the surroundings worthy to visit are  the several medieval hamlets, the villas as Villa la Foce and Villa Simoneschi and arts cities such as Città della Pieve, Castiglione del Lago, Montalcino and Montepulciano. Further Information:

With the common rate price package it is possible to move between these relais and to benefit from relax, cultural visits, naturalistic excursions and  food and wine tasting: all the ingredients necessary for a stay that promise to be  regenerative in the body and in the soul.

The best of authentic Tuscany by Paradise Hotels


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